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Jonathon

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How popular is the baby name Jonathon in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 5 0 5
1915 6 0 6
1916 5 0 5
1917 8 0 8
1919 7 0 7
1921 6 0 6
1922 6 0 6
1923 6 0 6
1924 6 0 6
1926 8 0 8
1927 8 0 8
1928 7 0 7
1929 10 0 10
1930 10 0 10
1936 6 0 6
1937 5 0 5
1938 13 0 13
1939 14 0 14
1940 8 0 8
1941 9 0 9
1942 20 0 20
1943 19 0 19
1944 28 0 28
1945 33 0 33
1946 54 0 54
1947 55 0 55
1948 57 0 57
1949 61 0 61
1950 86 0 86
1951 85 0 85
1952 90 0 90
1953 115 0 115
1954 131 0 131
1955 152 0 152
1956 165 0 165
1957 170 0 170
1958 141 0 141
1959 123 0 123
1960 160 0 160
1961 170 0 170
1962 217 0 217
1963 239 0 239
1964 235 0 235
1965 239 0 239
1966 245 0 245
1967 287 0 287
1968 330 0 330
1969 408 0 408
1970 524 0 524
1971 575 0 575
1972 558 0 558
1973 666 0 666
1974 628 0 628
1975 743 5 738
1976 776 0 776
1977 839 0 839
1978 883 7 876
1979 1,024 5 1,019
1980 1,436 5 1,431
1981 1,648 6 1,642
1982 1,844 14 1,830
1983 1,706 13 1,693
1984 1,892 21 1,871
1985 2,048 16 2,032
1986 2,128 21 2,107
1987 2,131 16 2,115
1988 2,348 17 2,331
1989 2,535 6 2,529
1990 2,679 12 2,667
1991 2,610 9 2,601
1992 2,478 7 2,471
1993 2,323 7 2,316
1994 2,204 6 2,198
1995 1,977 5 1,972
1996 1,980 8 1,972
1997 1,849 5 1,844
1998 1,737 0 1,737
1999 1,646 0 1,646
2000 1,503 6 1,497
2001 1,324 0 1,324
2002 1,161 0 1,161
2003 1,069 0 1,069
2004 930 7 923
2005 920 0 920
2006 798 0 798
2007 712 0 712
2008 613 0 613
2009 540 0 540
2010 485 0 485
2011 394 0 394
2012 364 0 364
2013 285 0 285
2014 267 0 267
2015 251 0 251

Want to know about the popularity of the Jonathon baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 64,299 babies born with the name Jonathon in the United States. That's more than enough Jonathons to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jonathon" was in 1990 with a total of 2,667 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jonathons)

According to the 1981 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jonathon" ranks #101 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Iowa. Imagine that, 36 babies in Iowa have the same name as you in 1981. Across the entire United States a total of 1,648 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Jonathon popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Jonathon" mean? The list below shows the origins of Jonathon as well as things modernly associated with the name Jonathon such as celebrities named Jonathon.

Origin and Meaning of Jonathon

The name "Jonathon" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "God has given". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

J is for joyful, the spirit you spread.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

H is for humble, a saintly quality.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nohtanoj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Onotjhna". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Jonathon born Dec 23, 1973

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Mexico approximately on 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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